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by George Richard
Wed Jun 19, 2019 8:33 pm
Forum: Sell, Buy and Trade
Topic: 1953 Canadian Elizabeth II coronation tokens
Replies: 1
Views: 3242

Re: 1953 Canadian Elizabeth II coronation tokens

Hello
I was born in 1941 and remember being given (along with everyone else!) the token you describe. I have no idea when and where I may have lost track of mine. Just passing on this information.
by George Richard
Tue Apr 19, 2016 3:07 pm
Forum: Canadian Coins
Topic: New collector looking for advice
Replies: 9
Views: 7072

Re: New collector looking for advice

Precious cargo received with heartfelt thanks (from me and grandchildren) ... I must insist on remuneration of some sort as there is no way I could have found these in circulating coins. Can I procure something for you in Canada?
by George Richard
Tue Mar 29, 2016 3:27 pm
Forum: Canadian Coins
Topic: New collector looking for advice
Replies: 9
Views: 7072

Re: New collector looking for advice

Henry ... Excuse delay in replying ... taking inventory is time-consuming. Here is a quick list. Pennies: 2009 & 2007 Zinc (missing for all four grandkids); 1965 Large Beads Blunt 5, missing 2; 1955 & 1954 (have a few but cannot determine if shoulder fold or no shoulder fold, large or small ...
by George Richard
Tue Mar 22, 2016 12:22 pm
Forum: Canadian Coins
Topic: New collector looking for advice
Replies: 9
Views: 7072

Re: New collector looking for advice

I am collecting cents, nickels, dimes, quarters, Loonies, and Toonies. I initially tried the blue books but quickly gave up on them because they did not accommodate the varieties. I now use the appropriate plastic sheets for each coin. I have gone back as far as I can by purchasing rolls from bank b...
by George Richard
Mon Mar 21, 2016 7:49 pm
Forum: Canadian Coins
Topic: New collector looking for advice
Replies: 9
Views: 7072

Re: New collector looking for advice

Thank U Shylo
by George Richard
Mon Mar 21, 2016 3:18 pm
Forum: Canadian Coins
Topic: New collector looking for advice
Replies: 9
Views: 7072

New collector looking for advice

I am working on 4 collections of Canadian coins (all except 50 cents) for my 4 grandkids. In hindsight I wish I would have opted for only one coin (say 25 cents). Up to now the collections include only circulated coins (I am avoiding buying for 4 sets). My questions: What are the pros and cons of ci...